Lighthouses and beacons

Cuvier Island light keepers at their radiotelephone in 1956

Cuvier Island light keepers at their radiotelephone in 1956.

The two pages immediately below, referring to marine navigation beacons (RDF) and lighthouse radio systems, are from a NZ Post Office engineering lecture for trainee radio engineers. The document, dated January 1960, is courtesy Chris Underwood.

1960 description of radio beacons maintained by the NZ Post Office

1960 description of radio beacons maintained by the NZ Post Office

Locations of New Zealand lighthouses (2016)

map showing locations of New Zealand lighthouses
list of New Zealand lighthouses - 2016
Source: Maritime New Zealand

» For details of specific lighthouses, please refer to the subpages under this heading.